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Error 0x80D03805 is ubiquitous in the Windows 10 store and usually occurs when users attempt to download applications from the store during a Windows update. The error type 0x80d03805 can be linked to corrupted files or even viruses that affect your system. But fortunately, we have some solutions for you, so let’s get started.
Clear the Windows Cache
- Open the command prompt in your Start menu.
- Type wsreset.exe and press Enter.
- You can now disconnect or restart your computer.
Run the Windows Store Troubleshooter
Before moving on to other possible repair strategies, we must first check if your Windows installation is not able to solve the problem automatically. If the error code 0x80D03805 is caused by a common inconsistency already known to Microsoft, you can easily resolve it by running the Windows Store troubleshooting.
The Windows Store Troubleshooting Utility includes a selection of automated repair strategies that can be deployed automatically when the initial analysis is successful in identifying a problem that is already covered.
If error code 0x80D03805 is already covered by a repair strategy, the following procedure should fully resolve the problem. Several affected users confirmed that the error was fixed after the deployment of the Windows store troubleshooting.
Reset Microsoft Store
The first and most important thing you need to do if you get this 0x80D03805 error is to reset your Microsoft Store. Resetting the store account will probably solve this problem. Follow the steps below to continue.
Step 1: Press the WIN + I shortcut keys in a single step to open the Windows Settings application.
Step 2: Select the Apps category on the main interface. Go to the Apps & Features section on the left side of the next page.
Step 3: Go to the adjacent page, locate and select Microsoft Store App from the list of options.
Step 4: Click Advanced Options as shown in the next snapshot.
Step 5: Scroll down to the next window and press the reset button. Click the Reset button again in the pop-up window to complete the operation.
Step 6: Complete the settings and try to download the application to your computer. I hope that this time you will be able to download this program without any problem. If this is not the case, follow the other solutions below.
Restart the Windows update service
An incomplete update of Windows Update can cause various types of dangerous problems, including “Windows Store Error 0x80d03805”. If this is also the case on your device, you must restart the Windows Update service by following the steps below:
- Press’Win + R’ and open the’Run’ dialog box.
- Now enter “services.msc” in the execution field and press “Enter”.
- In the Services window, search for “Windows Update” and right-click on it.
- Select “Restart” from the context menu. As soon as you have finished it, exit all open windows and restart the PC.
- At the end, download the application again from the store and check if the problem has been solved.
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